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Details for the convict George Bailey (1821)

Convict Name:George Bailey
Trial Place:Gloucester Assizes
Trial Date:4 April 1821
Sentence:Life
Notes:[Executed 1 January 1842]
 
Arrival Details
Ship:Lord Hungerford
Arrival Year:1821
 
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Biographies

George partnered with James Williamson (Elphinstone 1836) in murder.
Source; Courier Hobart 31 December 1841 page 2
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 5 July 2014

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Research notes

George was born about 1799 Wiltshire and was convicted at Gloucester Assizes on 4 April 1821 of "burglary" and sentenced to life transportation
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 6 July 2014
George arrived Tasmania aged 20 aboard Lord Hungerford on 26 December 1821
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 6 July 2014
George and James Williamson ( Elphingstone 1836) were convicted on27 December 1841 of shooting murder of Thomas Lord on 25 October 1841 at Swan Port and sentenced to death
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 7 July 2014
Source; Colonial Times 28 Dec 1841 p3 and Courier Hobart 24 Dec 1841 p3 & 31 Dec 1841 p2.
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 7 July 2014
George Bailey and James Williamson were hanged on 4 January 1842 at Hobart Gaol. Source; Courier Hobart 7 January 1842 page 4
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 7 July 2014

Disclaimer: The information has not been verified by Claim a Convict. As this information is contributed, it is the responsibility of those who use the data to verify its accuracy.

Sources

  • The National Archives (TNA) : HO 11/4, p.52

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